Monthly Archives: July 2016

Petrol Payments App Drives Convenience

BP has launched a payments app, now available in Australia, which promises to add convenience and cut time while refueling vehicles. The new platform, BPMe, connects consumers’ BP Plus Card to their smartphone, allowing them . . .

Chip-on-Chip Nears 50% of Transactions

From October 2015 to June 2016, both consumer and merchant EMV card activity have increased exponentially, according to the recently released CardFlight EMV Migration Tracker Report. ETA-member company CardFlight analyzed hundreds-of-thousands of transactions across all . . .

U.S. Chip Cards Out-Number Americans

Data on EMV market-penetration details that 326.8 million chip cards have now reached American wallets – a number which, in fact, exceeds America’s population, and puts the U.S. in the lead as the number-one chip . . .